Apprentice Auto Electrician

Assist Resourcing UK Ltd
Bamber Bridge
£6 - £9/hour
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Apprentice / Trainee - Auto Electrician

My Client is owns a workshop in Preston and is looking for a Trainee Auto Electrician to join their business. The role would be ideal for anyone with an NVQ in "Auto Electrics" OR some one with other Auto Electrical Qualifications.

Your main tasks would include:

·Taking readings, using a laptop or hand-held device connected to an engine's electronic control unit (found in newer vehicles)
·Checking and testing wiring and parts in older vehicles using portable instruments
·Using the readings to find faults
·Researching faults, using manufacturers circuit diagrams and specification manuals
·Repairing or replacing faulty parts
·Retesting the system to make sure everything is working correctly and safely (this may include road testing the vehicle)
·Filling out a repair sheet detailing the work you have done.

You would work with a variety of electronic systems including:

·Electronic ignitions, alarms, immobilisers and tracking devices
·Electric windows, mirrors and seats, towbar electrics and air-conditioning
·Customised LED or neon lighting kits, parking warning systems and reverse cameras.

You would also deal with in-car phones, TV, and audio and DVD players. You could specialise in
light vehicles (cars, vans and motorcycles) or heavy vehicles (lorries, buses and coaches). If you
work for a motor manufacturer, you may work on one particular vehicle model.
Hours of work: 39 hours Monday to Friday - 8:30 - 16:30 Monday to Thursday, 15:30 Friday